Preparations for the Oscars begin
The 85th Academy Awards - the Oscars - take place on Sunday.
There has been a lot of speculation that it could be a big night for Steven Spielberg's Lincoln, with Daniel Day Lewis a favourite to win Best Actor.
Ben Affleck's Argo is also hotly tipped for a golden statue, after it won Best Picture at the Baftas.
The BBC's Tim Muffett is in Los Angeles as Hollywood prepares for its biggest night of the year.
- From the section Entertainment & Arts